Advent At A Glance

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    Zip Codes
    The Advent student body reflects the rich diversity of Birmingham.
  • 90%

    Standardized Test Scores
    Advent students score at the very top on national tests.
  • 72

    Field Trips
    Advent students are not confined to the classroom. Quite the contrary.
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    Educational Venues
    Our students are able to walk to these outstanding downtown jewels. 
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    Advent students participate in a variety of competitive and recreational sports.
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    Art and French
    Every student takes Art and French classes each week.
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    All Advent students take Music, play an instrument (4-8), and perform.
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    Student-Teacher Ratio
    Small by design, Advent students have a very personalized experience.

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Featured Events

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  • Oct

    Grandparents' Day

    Grandparents' Day Schedule: 
    8:00-8:30 a.m. | Registration 
    8:30 a.m. | Chapel
    9:30 a.m.| Refreshments for Grandparents in Clingman Commons 
    (Students and Teachers prepare for grandparent visits in classrooms)
    10:00- 10:45 a.m. | Classroom Visits/ Chat with the Head of School in Refectory
    11:00-11:45 a.m. | Classroom Visits/ Chat with the Head of School in Refectory
    11:45 a.m. | Early Dismissal 
    The faculty parking lot will be open for grandparents to use. Spots are available as first come first served. Please refrain from parking next to the wall of the parking garage as these spots are reserved for the church. The lot can be accessed from the left lane on 5th Avenue North as you approach Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. 
    Additional parking is available in the public parking garage off of 5th Avenue North (one turn before the faculty lot), in the public parking lot across from the Redmont Hotel, or on the street. Fees will apply.
  • May

    Celebrate The Arts

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Founded in 1950 and located in downtown Birmingham, Alabama, Advent Episcopal School is a coeducational, college-preparatory day school for students grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8th.